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Chen, Charlie C.; Shang, Rong-An; Harris, Albert – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2006
Case method teaching is a method of instruction that can improve the cognitive learning process. This method is used extensively in face-to-face classes. However, when it is applied to a distance education class in an online asynchronous environment, learning outcomes may differ. This article reports on a study that compares the use of case method…
Descriptors: Case Method (Teaching Technique), Online Courses, Asynchronous Communication, Technology Uses in Education
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Zang, Wei; Lin, Fuzong – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2006
Student behavior analysis is an active research topic in distance education in recent years. In this article, we propose a new method called Boosting to investigate students' behaviors. The Boosting Algorithm can be treated as a data mining method, trying to infer from a large amount of training data the essential factors and their relations that…
Descriptors: Student Behavior, Distance Education, Data Collection, Data Analysis
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Rentroia-Bonito, M. A.; Jorge, J.; Ghaoui, C. – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2006
E-learning is expected to support organizations and individuals so they can become more adaptable and competitive. However, in order for organizations to realize the full potential of this technology, they should create and sustain the right context to foster learning in articulation with business objectives. This requires active participation and…
Descriptors: Learning Motivation, Electronic Learning, Organizational Climate, Factor Structure
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Sugita, Kaoru; De Marco, Giuseppe; Barolli, Leonard; Uchida, Noriki; Miyakawa, Akihiro – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2006
Information technology (IT) has changed our lives and many applications are based on IT. IT can be helpful for remote mental health care education. Because there are very few mental health care specialists, it is very important to decrease their moving time. But it is not easy to use the conventional TV conference systems for ordinary people,…
Descriptors: Mental Health, Videoconferencing, Computer Mediated Communication, Technology Uses in Education
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Leung, Elvis Wai Chung; Li, Qing – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2006
In response to the government's push toward a "knowledge-based economy society", the development and applications of e-learning technologies have become more and more popular in Hong Kong. E-learning provides a student-centered learning environment and delivers knowledge on-demand with up-to-the-minute information. However, a high…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Distance Education, Technology Uses in Education, Educational Technology
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Emurian, Henry H. – International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 2006
Students in a graduate class and an undergraduate class in Information Systems completed a Web-based programmed instruction tutor that taught a simple Java applet as the first technical training exercise in a computer programming course. The tutor is a competency-based instructional system for individualized distance learning. When a student…
Descriptors: Web Based Instruction, Computer Science Education, Information Systems, Graduate Students
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